The Dunning-Kruger Effect — our incompetence masks our ability to recognize our incompetence

2010/09/27

“People who do things badly are usually supremely confident of their abilities―more confident, in fact, than people who do things well.”
David Dunning, Cornell University

O artigo original:
Unskilled and Unaware of It: How Difficulties of Recognizing One’s Own Incompetence Lead to Inflated Self-assessments,” Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1999, vol. 77, no. 6, pp. 1121-1134.

Um artigo de 6 de Fevereiro de 2000 no New York Times.

Um novo artigo que volta a este tema, agora com uma pequena entrevista com um dos autores: David Dunning.

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